India women’s squad for England tour: Shafali Verma gets maiden ODI call-up; Shikha Pandey,Ekta Bisht return for England tour

India women's squad for England tour: The Selection Committee announced the Indian squad for the one-off Test match and limited overs
India women's squad for England tour: The Selection Committee announced the Indian squad for the one-off Test match and limited overs

India women’s squad for England tour: Teen sensation Shafali Verma was included in the Test squad as the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday announced the Indian women’s teams for the Test, ODI and T20I series against England in June. England and India will lock horns in a one-off Test match, three ODIs, and three T20Is.

India women’s squad for England tour:  While Shafali’s selection does show that the selectors believe she can be a game-changer even in the four-day Test, Shikha Pandey and Taniya Bhatia have also returned. The two teams will first square off in a four-day Test match, beginning June 16. Then both teams will lock horns in three ODIs beginning June 27 with the matches slated to be played at Bristol, Taunton, and Worcester.

Both teams will then square off in three T20Is, beginning July 9 and the three matches will be played at Northampton, Hove, and Chelmsford.
“The All-India Senior Women’s Selection Committee on Friday announced the Indian squad for the one-off Test match, ODI & T20 series against England,” the BCCI said in an official statement.

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India’s Senior Women squad for Test & ODI : Mithali Raj (Captain), Smriti Mandhana, Harmanpreet Kaur (vice-captain), Punam Raut, Priya Punia, Deepti Sharma, Jemimah Rodrigues, Shafali Verma, Sneh Rana, Taniya Bhatia (wicket-keeper), Indrani Roy (wicket-keeper), Jhulan Goswami, Shikha Pandey, Pooja Vastrakar, Arundhati Reddy, Poonam Yadav, Ekta Bisht, Radha Yadav.

India women’s squad for England tour: India announce squad for one-off Test match and limited-overs series against England

India’s Senior Women squad for T20I : Harmanpreet Kaur (Captain) Smriti Mandhana (vice-captain), Deepti Sharma, Jemimah Rodrigues, Shafali Verma, Richa Ghosh, Harleen Deol, Sneh Rana, Taniya Bhatia (wicket-keeper), Indrani Roy (wicket-keeper), Shikha Pandey, Pooja Vastrakar, Arundhati Reddy, Poonam Yadav, Ekta Bisht, Radha Yadav, Simaran Dil Bahadur.

Team India’s tour of England (Senior Women) 2021-22
S.No. Date Events Venue / City
1 June 16th to 19th Test Match Bristol
2 June 27th 1st ODI Bristol
3 June 30th 2nd ODI (D/N) Taunton
4 July 03rd 3rd ODI Worcester
5 July 09th 1st T20 (D/N) Northants
6 July 11th 2nd T20 Hove
7 July 15th 3rd T20 (D/N) Chelmsford